When girls rise: The girls have no toilets, drinking water or a steady supply of books and teachers. Photo: Radhika Ganesh
When girls rise: The girls have no toilets, drinking water or a steady supply of books and teachers. Photo: Radhika Ganesh

Fight the good fight

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Seven hundred girl students in a small town in Rajasthan choose civil disobedience to demand more teachers at their school »

Tokyo varsity team celebrates Diwali with Super 30 students


For the students of Super 30, it was a special Diwali as a team from Tokyo University joined the... »

IIM-K completes summer placements


IIM Kozhikode has completed summer placements for the 18th batch of its flagship Post Graduate p... »

Open house at IIT-Madras

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The Department of Engineering Design, Indian Institute of Technology — Madras, will show... »

Tribal language, culture to be part of curriculum in Kerala


Seeking to check the dropouts of tribal children at pre-primary level, Kerala State Commission F... »

Top B-school students lack sales acumen, customer focus: survey


Highlighting huge talent gap, a survey has revealed that a significant percentage of students from top business schools in India score below the industry standards in terms of sales acumen and cus... »

Sheffield Hallam University invites applications from Indian students

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Sheffield Hallam University in the UK is inviting applications for its January 2015 intake. The deadline for submission of completed application is November 30, 2014. ... »

IIM-B's EPGP students to hold Sammantran

Anil Urs

Students of Indian Institute of Management Bangalore's (IIM-B) EPGP (Executive Post Graduate Program in Management) are to hold Sammantran - an inter B-school business event. The busines... »

Reservation for transgender kids in Delhi schools


Transgender kids can now take admission in schools across the national capital and pursue their studies along with other students free of cost. Delhi’s Lt Governor Najeeb Jung has notifie... »

Siemens gets nod to set up 6 more centres of excellence in Gujarat


The Gujarat government has given its nod to German company Siemens to set up six more centres of excellence in the state’s engineering colleges with an investment of Rs 714.90 crore. Siem... »

Hackathons to go to rural colleges

K V Kurmanath

Why should city hackers have all the fun? Techies in semi-urban colleges in Telangana will soon have the opportunity to take part in hackathons in their respective colleges. The Hyderabad... »

IIM Lucknow to hold healthcare sustainability summit

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The annual healthcare summit of Indo-U.S. Emergency Medicine, USA - 'Healthcare Sustainability: The Business of Medicine from Policy2Progress' - is going to take place at the IIM Lucknow campus be... »

IIT-Madras eyes to be among top 50 global tech varsities

TE Raja Simhan

IIT-Madras has chalked out a six-year roadmap to try for a place among the top 50 global technological universities in all disciplines.The Strategic Plan 2014-2020 sets out targets f... »

UK offers more scholarships to attract Indian students

Vidya Ram

Britain is offering 396 new scholarships across 57 British universities for graduate and undergraduate students from India as part of efforts to counter rapid declines in student numbers. ... »

CAT registration window to open for a day

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Taking into account multiple requests from aspirants, IIM Indore has decided to allow application submissions for CAT 2014 for one more day. Fresh on-line registration for CAT will be allowed on F... »

IPE gets Obama-Singh grant

Teachers shortage: Countries sacrificing standards when hiring, says Unesco

Tata, IIM-Calcutta announce ‘social enterprise challenge’

Hundreds of children enter world of letters in Kerala

IISc enters World University Rankings 2014-15

XLRI takes home Deloitte's Maverick title  

Prahlad Kakkar: Humour enlivens ads

Students queue up for IIMB’s Vista

Clean Schools project a boon for Tripura

M Somasekhar

This Diwali portends to bring light into the future of students in at least 100 Government-run schools in the district of Unakoti in Tripura. These schools will get water, sanitatio... »

Blackstone, Gulf cos snap up stake in GEMS Education


An investor group comprising Blackstone and two Gulf entities has acquired a minority stake in GEMS Education, founded by India-born Sunny Varkey. UAE-based GEMS Education is an education... »

‘A leader is a dreamer, not merely a doer’

Harish Bhat at NJY Memorial Lecture at ICFAI University

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  Ambition, business acumen, courage, dreams and empathy are the building blocks of outstanding leadership,” said Harish Bhat, Member Group Executive Council, Tata Sons, while delive... »

Bangalore, next destination for Teach for India

Anil Urs

Teach For India, a part of the global Teach For All network, has announced Bangalore as the next city for its fellowship programme. Teach For India is a nationwide movement of outstanding... »

XLRI achieves 100% summer internship placements

Jayanta Mallick

XLRI - Xavier School of Management has achieved 100 per cent summer internship placements for the batch of 2014-16. Some 105 participating companies made 385 offers to 365 students. The... »

UPSC declares civil services preliminary exam results


The results of the civil services preliminary examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission were declared today. The Commission has advised candidates not to file RTI appl... »

Pegasystems to tap varsities, Java, .NET professionals

Suman Reddy Eadunuri


With the demand for Pega certified developers growing, the US-based firm is going to tie up with top universities and educational institutions to make the certification programmes a part of... »

IIM-B professor on World Economic Forum panel on real estate

Dr Venkatesh Panchapagesan

Anil Urs

Dr Venkatesh Panchapagesan, Associate Professor, Finance & Control Area, and Coordinator of the IIM Bangalore-Century Real Estate Research Initiative, has been appointed member of the advisory... »

Kerala fisheries varsity sets up digital library

V. Sajeev Kumar

The Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS) has set up a D-Space Digital Library and Automated Library Information System with Wi-Fi connectivity. Inaugurating the facili... »

Ace Creative launches new products

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Ace Creative Learning, provider of integrated learning in schools for students of Classes 11 and 12, has forayed into retail education solutions. As a first step in the process, the compa... »

Obama-Singh Grant for IPE

IIM-B raises Rs 1.67 lakh for ‘One Day @ IIMB’ experience event

New campus

Technology should be used to fight illiteracy, poverty: Super 30 mentor

IMI holds convocation

IIM Rohtak holds cleanliness campaign in Haryana schools

NIT Warangal students win IIMB's Vista 'Bzzwings B-Plan' contest


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